The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Check Point Software Technologies.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 116 106 101
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -5
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 159 150 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.25% 2.42% 2.51%
As % of the Vendors category 4.82% 4.94% 5.37%
Number of salaries quoted 142 113 86
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
CheckPoint
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Vendors Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
3297 3034 2868
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 46.69% 48.93% 46.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2627 2320 2292
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the Yorkshire region.

CheckPoint Salary Trend in Yorkshire

CheckPoint
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

CheckPoint Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

CheckPoint
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +7 112 £48,000 +6.66% 11
North Yorkshire +1 39 £50,000 +20.48%
South Yorkshire -19 6 £52,500 +23.52% 1
CheckPoint
England

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region citing CheckPoint also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CheckPoint.

1 372 (94.90%) Cisco
2 231 (58.93%) Firewall
3 220 (56.12%) Network Security
4 217 (55.36%) Cisco Certification
5 194 (49.49%) CCNP
6 154 (39.29%) Cisco ASA
7 142 (36.22%) VoIP
8 105 (26.79%) WAN
9 104 (26.53%) TCP/IP
10 101 (25.77%) LAN
11 94 (23.98%) CCSE
12 91 (23.21%) MPLS
13 86 (21.94%) CCNA
14 83 (21.17%) IP Telephony
14 83 (21.17%) Load Balancing
15 79 (20.15%) BGP
16 74 (18.88%) OSPF
17 68 (17.35%) E-Commerce
17 68 (17.35%) Cisco Nexus
18 67 (17.09%) VMware
19 65 (16.58%) Incident Management
20 61 (15.56%) Windows
21 60 (15.31%) Linux
22 58 (14.80%) Capacity Planning
23 57 (14.54%) CCSP
24 55 (14.03%) VPN
25 52 (13.27%) DNS
26 51 (13.01%) F5
27 47 (11.99%) ITIL
27 47 (11.99%) VMware Infrastructure

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region citing CheckPoint also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CheckPoint. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 25 (6.38%) MS Exchange
2 12 (3.06%) IIS
3 8 (2.04%) Apache
3 8 (2.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 8 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (1.28%) SharePoint
5 4 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (1.02%) Lync
5 4 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.26%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.26%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 19 (4.85%) MS Excel
2 14 (3.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 231 (58.93%) Firewall
2 220 (56.12%) Network Security
3 154 (39.29%) Cisco ASA
4 142 (36.22%) VoIP
5 105 (26.79%) WAN
6 104 (26.53%) TCP/IP
7 101 (25.77%) LAN
8 91 (23.21%) MPLS
9 83 (21.17%) IP Telephony
10 79 (20.15%) BGP
11 74 (18.88%) OSPF
12 68 (17.35%) Cisco Nexus
13 55 (14.03%) VPN
14 52 (13.27%) DNS
15 46 (11.73%) DHCP
16 42 (10.71%) FWSM
17 39 (9.95%) EIGRP
18 35 (8.93%) SSL
18 35 (8.93%) Cisco IOS
19 28 (7.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (8.16%) SQL Server
2 24 (6.12%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (2.30%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (1.79%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 15 (3.83%) Telecoms
2 8 (2.04%) Games
3 6 (1.53%) Retail
3 6 (1.53%) Finance
4 4 (1.02%) Banking
5 2 (0.51%) Legal
5 2 (0.51%) Advertising
6 1 (0.26%) Automotive
6 1 (0.26%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 137 (34.95%) Network Engineer
2 122 (31.12%) Analyst
3 96 (24.49%) Network Analyst
4 95 (24.23%) Security Analyst
5 93 (23.72%) Network Security Analyst
6 45 (11.48%) Network Specialist
7 30 (7.65%) Senior Network Engineer
8 26 (6.63%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 23 (5.87%) Security Specialist
10 22 (5.61%) Network Security Specialist
11 21 (5.36%) Consultant
12 18 (4.59%) Cisco Engineer
13 16 (4.08%) Security Engineer
14 15 (3.83%) Security Manager
14 15 (3.83%) Network Consultant
15 14 (3.57%) Architect
15 14 (3.57%) Network Security Engineer
16 13 (3.32%) Senior Cisco Engineer
16 13 (3.32%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
17 12 (3.06%) Technical Design Authority
Miscellaneous
1 15 (3.83%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (3.57%) Fat Client
2 14 (3.57%) Thin Client
2 14 (3.57%) Management Information System
3 10 (2.55%) Clustering
4 8 (2.04%) Blackberry
4 8 (2.04%) CMDB
5 5 (1.28%) Replication
6 3 (0.77%) IVR
7 2 (0.51%) PKI
7 2 (0.51%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (0.26%) Open Source
8 1 (0.26%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 61 (15.56%) Windows
2 60 (15.31%) Linux
3 21 (5.36%) UNIX
4 13 (3.32%) Solaris
4 13 (3.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (2.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (2.55%) AIX
6 9 (2.30%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (2.04%) Windows 7
7 8 (2.04%) Windows XP
8 5 (1.28%) Mac OS
9 3 (0.77%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (21.17%) Load Balancing
2 68 (17.35%) E-Commerce
3 65 (16.58%) Incident Management
4 58 (14.80%) Capacity Planning
5 47 (11.99%) ITIL
6 41 (10.46%) Business Continuity
7 37 (9.44%) Mentoring
8 35 (8.93%) Network Architecture
9 34 (8.67%) Information Security
10 24 (6.12%) Line Management
11 21 (5.36%) High Availability
11 21 (5.36%) Change Management
12 19 (4.85%) Disaster Recovery
13 18 (4.59%) Service Management
14 16 (4.08%) Service Delivery
14 16 (4.08%) BCP
14 16 (4.08%) DevOps
14 16 (4.08%) Business Continuity Planning
15 15 (3.83%) Change Control
16 14 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 6 (1.53%) Java
2 5 (1.28%) SQL
3 2 (0.51%) C
4 1 (0.26%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 217 (55.36%) Cisco Certification
2 194 (49.49%) CCNP
3 94 (23.98%) CCSE
4 86 (21.94%) CCNA
5 57 (14.54%) CCSP
6 44 (11.22%) CCDP
7 34 (8.67%) CCSA
8 29 (7.40%) CCIE
9 19 (4.85%) CISSP
10 14 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
11 13 (3.32%) MCSE
12 9 (2.30%) MCSA
13 8 (2.04%) Check Point Certification
13 8 (2.04%) Degree
14 6 (1.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 6 (1.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 6 (1.53%) CCDA
15 5 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
15 5 (1.28%) VCP5
16 4 (1.02%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (6.38%) SLA
2 20 (5.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (3.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 47 (11.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 37 (9.44%) Active Directory
3 19 (4.85%) XenApp
4 10 (2.55%) VMware ESX
5 9 (2.30%) Terminal Services
6 8 (2.04%) ProxySG
7 7 (1.79%) XenServer
7 7 (1.79%) vSphere
8 6 (1.53%) XenDesktop
8 6 (1.53%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 6 (1.53%) MetaFrame
9 2 (0.51%) Forefront TMG
9 2 (0.51%) UAG
Systems Management
1 18 (4.59%) Norton AntiVirus
2 16 (4.08%) FortiGate
3 10 (2.55%) Cisco UCCX
4 7 (1.79%) Cisco UCCE
5 4 (1.02%) SCCM
5 4 (1.02%) Opsview
6 3 (0.77%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.26%) HP Operations Orchestration
7 1 (0.26%) Nagios
Vendors
1 372 (94.90%) Cisco
2 67 (17.09%) VMware
3 51 (13.01%) F5
4 45 (11.48%) Juniper
5 40 (10.20%) Citrix
6 30 (7.65%) HP
6 30 (7.65%) Blue Coat
7 29 (7.40%) Microsoft
8 25 (6.38%) Infoblox
9 21 (5.36%) Imperva
10 20 (5.10%) Symantec
11 11 (2.81%) SolarWinds
11 11 (2.81%) EMC
12 10 (2.55%) Red Hat
13 6 (1.53%) Oracle
13 6 (1.53%) Dell
14 5 (1.28%) NetApp
14 5 (1.28%) Capita
15 4 (1.02%) Kaspersky
16 3 (0.77%) McAfee
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + package
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £30000 - £3100040000 per annum + £3,000 on-call
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 per annum + potential relocator package
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago